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Discovery of the first selective C5A receptor 2 (C5L2/C5AR2) ligands
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2019-05-07)
A method of selectively modulating the activity of C5a receptor 2 (C5aR2). The method includes exposing the receptor to a compound that selectively modulates C5aR2 compared to C5a receptor 1 (C5aR1). In some cases, the ...
Ceramic-ceramic composites and process therefor, nuclear fuels formed thereby, and nuclear reactor systems and processes operated therewith
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2016-10-11)
A process of producing ceramic-ceramic composites, including but not limited to nuclear fuels, and composites capable of exhibiting increased thermal conductivities. The process includes milling a first ceramic material ...
PH modulation method to detect ligand-receptor binding
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2014-08-26)
The present disclosure relates to detecting receptor-ligand binding by measuring local pH modulation using a pH-sensitive fluorophore.
Annular seals for non-contact sealing of fluids in turbomachinery
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2014-09-30)
According to one embodiment of the disclosure, an annular seal generally includes a hollow member having two ends and an inner surface. The hollow member has a number of depressions formed in and extending around its inner ...
Antibodies recognizing a highly expressed putative antigen of CA-MRSA and methods of use
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2012-02-28)
The present invention provides MSCRAMM® proteins from S. aureus which are putative highly-expressed antigens from methicillin-resistant S. aureus, including communit-associated MRSA (CA-MRSA), and these antigens can thus ...
Electric machine having rotor and stator configurations
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2011-09-20)
According to one embodiment of the present invention, an electric machine comprises a stator and a rotor. The stator has at least one stator pole with a first leg and a second leg. The rotor has at least one rotor pole. ...
β-lactamase substrates and methods of their use for the diagnosis of tuberculosis
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-06-13)
β-Lactamase substrates and methods for using the substrates to detect β-lactamase diagnose tuberculosis.
Rank-modulation rewriting codes for flash memories
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2015-07-21)
Rank modulation has been recently proposed as a scheme for storing information in flash memories. Three improved aspects are disclosed. In one aspect the minimum push-up scheme, for storing data in flash memories is provided. ...
Stem-specific promoter from sugarcane dirigent gene
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-04-25)
The present disclosure relates, according to some embodiments, to compositions, organisms, systems, and methods for expressing a gene product in a plant (e.g., a monocot) using a promoter operable in one or more plant ...
Compositions and methods for drug sensitization of parasites
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2019-03-12)
Compositions and methods for inhibiting and/or sensitizing or re-sensitizing a parasite to an antiparasitic drug are provided. The compositions can comprise a rifamycin derivative or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, ...